The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

July 7, 2013

Claud Speer


The Joplin Globe

TUCSON, Ariz. — Claud Speer

Aug. 12, 1921 Red Oak, Mo. - June 22, 2013 Tucson, Ariz.



Speer's Auto Sales, Joplin, Mo.



He was preceded in death by children, Judith Speer and Raymond Speer; and is survived by wife of 74 years, Margaret (Buck) Speer; and daughters, Sandra Carey, Belton, Mo., Mary Jacobs, Marsha Speer, Pamela Bliznick and Linda Sullivan, Tucson, Ariz.



Grand, Great, Great-Great Grandpa



Witness to Joplin's Bonnie and Clyde Shoot Out.



Best car salesman and story teller ever!



Helping people defined his life.



You departed but your stories live on forever.